Dec 2, 2013 6:00am PST
. this year's event calls for an end to discrimination against those affected. according to the u-n, more than 35 million people according to the u-n, more thfor over 60,000eople california foster children, the holidays can be an especially difficult time. everything's different now. sometimes i feel all alone. christmas used to be my favorite. i just don't expect anything. what if santa can't find me? to help, sleep train is holding a secret santa toy drive. bring your gift to any sleep train, and help keep the spirit of the holidays alive. not everyone can be a foster parent, but anyone can help a foster child. and why can you move the tv out here? the wireless receiver. i got that when i switched to u-verse. but why? because it's so much better than cable. it's got more hd channels, more dvr space. yeah, but i mean, how did you know? i researched. no, i-i told you. no. yeah! no. the important part is that you're happy now. and i got you this visor. you made a visor! yes! that i'll never wear. ohh. [ male announcer ] get u-verse tv for just $19 a month for two years with qualifying bundles.
Dec 2, 2013 4:00am PST
. according to the u-n, 35- point-three million people around the world are living with h-i-v, and only nine- point- seven million of them have access to treatment. r >> the time is 4:23 a.m. will be right back. >> welcome back. when you buy stuff on amazon-dot-com, you could soon have it at your doorstep through a new deliver service called amazon hopes to have unmanned drones -- which look like toy helicopters -- to deliver packages to your doorstep. in an interview, amazon c-e- o jeff bezos says the drones will be ready in four or five years. shh the octocopters amazon would use are currently in they can only carry packages which weigh up to five pounds, but amazon says 90- percent of the packages it deliveries weigh less than that. >> >> san mateo county libraries are in the giving and for- giving mood this holiday season. starting in december. residents will be allowed to pay off over due library fines by donating non- perishable foods. that food will be given to bank. library officials also encourage those without fees to still donate goods. last year, the food drive effort collected m
Dec 9, 2013 4:00am PST
-existing condition. enroll now at coveredca.com. >> two u-s senators are calling on the federal railroad administration to take steps to prevent another deadly train accident. senators chuck schumer and richard blumenthal claim the n-t-s-b recommended cameras be installed on both the inside and outside of trains five years ago, but nothing has been done. a commuter train derailed in new york last week, killing four people and injuring 67 others. r >> "as we move forward from the crash we have to focus on the lessons we learned in the past week and make sure that these things don't happen again. reports are now pointing to human error as the cause of the crash. it's now generally accepted that the engineer "nodding off" during the trip, possibly due to what's called highway hypnosis - when you see so many things go by quickly and repeatedly you get lulled into sleep." >> schumer says the cameras would monitor train crew members and provide video evidence in the event of a crash. currently, amtrak and california's metrolink commuter rail trains have cameras installed. >> lake tahoe might s
Dec 6, 2013 4:00am PST
snooping. according to the washington post the u -s national security agency was intercepting traffic inside google's and yahoo's private networks. and microsoft fears that the n- s -a may have broken into their global communications as well. microsoft plans to encrypt data flowing through all of its communication, productivity services. google and yahoo have announced that they will also move forward with encryption initiatives. a frosty morning. president barack obama is defending the national security agency saying it does a very good job of not engaging in domestic surveillance. that was his response to a recent report that the agency tracks locations of nearly 5 billion cellphone every day overseas including those of americans. the president says he will propose " some self restraint " on the agency after a panel of hand-picked advisers reports back this month. he also says the nsa isn't interested in reading people's image and text messages. stanley roberts who found some people behaving badly. drivers and bicyclist have to share the road. that is an undisputed fact grid and if